Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Windows XP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows XP over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows XP
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 103 128
Rank change year-on-year -26 +25 -43
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 12 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.44% 1.12% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.68% 3.81% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 12
Surrey median daily rate £150 £175 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -49.09% +88.36%
10th Percentile £140 £150 £170
90th Percentile £177 £245 £475
South East median daily rate £153 £250 £294
% change year-on-year -39.00% -14.97% +36.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Surrey median hourly rate £15.38 £15.00 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.17% -10.00%
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - -9.68% +3.33%

Windows XP is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 715 682 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.14% 29.35% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 440 482
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £163 £155 £213
90th Percentile £540 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 64 57
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +52.78% +11.39%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.33 £11.55
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.73 £47.25
South East median hourly rate £17.77 £17.06 £18.50
% change year-on-year +4.16% -7.78% +17.63%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Windows XP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Surrey

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows XP in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Surrey

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Surrey

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -4 4 £145 -3.33% 1
Weybridge - 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) Apple
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
4 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) Internet
5 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
6 4 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (33.33%) Intranet
6 4 (33.33%) DHCP
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) SCCM
7 3 (25.00%) DameWare
8 2 (16.67%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 2 (16.67%) Altiris
8 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) Symantec

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Intranet
5 4 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (16.67%) ADSL
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) ISDN
6 2 (16.67%) PSTN
7 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
General
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (50.00%) PC Engineer
3 6 (50.00%) PC Support
3 6 (50.00%) PC Support Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) Desktop Support
4 5 (41.67%) LAN Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) Network Support
4 5 (41.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) WAN Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (33.33%) Hardware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 8
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) DameWare
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Apple
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Altiris
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Lotus
5 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow